Railway Machinery: A Treatise on the Mechanical Engineering of Railways: Embracing the Principles and Construction of Rolling and Fixed Plant; Illustrated by a Series of Plates on a Large Scale, and by Numerous Engravings on Wood, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Blackie and Son, 1855 - Locomotives
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AND OTHER GASES Relations of Pressure Density and Tempera is off causes the clatter of valves supported by springs 98 It
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DURING ADMISSION Of the Action of Wiredrawing 69 The resist the motion of steam is very small 107 Reduction of pressure mostly
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DURINO EXPANSION General principlerelation of pressure and Britain 114 Rule for the Effective mean pressure in the cylinder
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Of Heating Surface 126 Efficiency of heating Surface affected able Clearances of Tubes 161 General Deductions 161 Application
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As to Advantage of ready access to the Chimney as to blast orifice periments of Mr George Heaton 165 Double piston by Bodmer
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OF THE LOCOMOTIVE AS A CARRIAGE
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Results of Experiments upon the blast pipe on the Manchester Shef searches 166 Le Chateliers investigations 166 Nature of
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Outside Cylinder Coupled Engine by Gouin and Co
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CONDENSATION Mode of Experiment 142 Causes of Priming 143 Engines 174 Inside cylinder Coupled Goods Engines 175 Case
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Diagram to show Conical form of Wheeltyres and their action
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Sturroeks Goods EngineCoupled Springs
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Experiments of Mr D Gooch 1845154 Influence of temperature sideCylinder Passenger Locomotives 185 OutsideCylinder Coupled
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ANATOMY OF THE LOCOMOTIVE
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Boilermounting
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Disposition of the Axles and the Distribution of the Load 195 slidebolts 228 Boiler mounting 228 Safety valves and Spring
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the ultimate result of the rudimentary sixwheel type produced by CHAPTER III DETAILS OF THE FRAME Longitudinal frame
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CYLINDERS Particulars of PassengerLocomotive with Independent DERS AND VALVECHESTS Cylinders their material and mode of fix
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GoodsLocomotive with Six wheels and four coupled by Alexander point for delivery of water to boiler pumpvalvesmaterial of feed
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examples Open box waggons 275 Cattle Waggons
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Gross tractive force maximum boilerpressure maximum
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Gordon trial of the fish joint 285 Cast and wrought iron fishes evaporation
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Western Railway in 1842311 of EightWheeled Passenger Engines the London and Birmingham Railway in 1853314 315 Fallacy
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Wilds Double Switch Wilds Threethrow Switch Wild and Par Locomotivepower on Inclines Stationary Engines and Gearing
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Continuous Diagram by Goochs Indicator 64
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